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Metallica : some kind of monster / a Third Eye Motion Picture Company release a production, a film by Joe Berlinger & Bruce Sinofsky ; directed and produced by Joe Berlinger & Bruce Sinofsky.

Berlinger, Joe. (Added Author). Sinofsky, Bruce. (Added Author). Towle, Phil. (Added Author). Harmon, Zach. (Added Author). Rock, Bob. (Added Author). Hetfield, James. (Added Author). Ulrich, Lars. (Added Author). Richman, Bob. (Added Author). Metallica (Musical group) (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 1415704759
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (142 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a documentary in 2004.
Special features: over 40 "unreleased" scenes; intimate interviews with Metallica; 6 featurettes of festivals and premiers.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Bob Richman ; editors, Doug Abel, M. Watanabe Milmore ; original music, Metallica.
Participant or Performer Note:
Interviews with: Phil Towle, Zach Harmon, Bob Rock, James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, Jason Newsted, Torben Ulrich, Brian Sacrafena, Dylan Donkin, Joe Berlinger, Bruce Sinofsky, Cliff Burnstein, Steven Wiig, Skylar Ulrich, Scott Reeder, Jeordice White, Pepper Keenan, Robert Trujillo, Peter Paterno.
Summary, etc.:
An intensely intimate look at one of the biggest hard rock/heavy metal bands of all time, with over 90 million albums sold. Takes you inside the studio, the counseling sessions the band went through together and the difficult process of finding a new band member.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
Subject: Metallica (Musical group)
Heavy metal (Music)
Bands (Music)
Music > Performance.
Mental health counseling.
Digital recordings.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary > Feature.

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